Center for Operations Research and Econometrics


CORE, the Center for Operations Research and Econometrics, is a research center of the Université catholique de Louvain, located in Louvain-la-Neuve (Belgium). Founded by Prof. Jacques Drèze in 1966, it now houses about 35 professors, and 50 researchers.

Together with IRES, ISBA, LFIN, and SMCS, CORE is part of the Institute of Multidisciplinary Research for Quantitative Modelling and Analysis (IMMAQ) where researchers develop and use a coherent set of tools and methods for quantitative modelling and analysis in their various fields of expertise.

Upcoming Events

Operations Research Seminar

Pavel Dvurechensky, MPTU Moscow

Faster algorithms for (regularized) Optimal Transport Pavel Dvurechensky, Weierstrass Institute for Applied Analysis and Stochastics, Berlin, Germany Optimal Transport (OT) distances are widely...
Brown Bag Seminar

Shiva Shekhar, DICE

Supply Chain Innovations and Backward Partial Ownership Shiva Shekhar, DICE...
UCLouvain Economics Seminar

Stefano Gnocchi, Bank of Canada

Downward Nominal Wage Rigidity Meets the Zero Lower Bound Stefano Gnocchi, Bank of Canada (Joint paper with R. Amano) We add downward nominal wage rigidity to a standard New Keynesian model...